Fishhook Removal

  • Judith K. Lucas


Removal of a fishhook from nonvital structures (Fig. 94.1)


Fishhook removal 

Selected Reading

  1. Bothner J. Fish-hook removal techniques. Available at: Literature review version 19.2, May 2011. Topic last updated: Sep 2010. Accessed 23 June 2014.
  2. Gammons M, Jackson E. Fishhook removal. Am Fam Physician. 2001;63:2231–7.PubMedGoogle Scholar
  3. Wakeman K. Fishhook removal. Available at: Texas Fish and Game, LLC. July 2003. Accessed 23 June 2014.

Copyright information

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Emergency MedicineUniversity of Florida Health Shands HospitalGainesvilleUSA

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